L'Autre Dumas (Ex Signe Dumas)

L'Autre Dumas
Director
Safy Nebbou
Country
France, Belgium
Year
2009
Genre
Fiction
Scriptwriters
Gilles Taurand / Safy Nebbou
Cast
Gérard Depardieu / Benoît Poelvoorde / Mélanie Thierry / Dominique Blanc / Catherine Mouchet / Michel Duchaussoy
Production
Film Oblige / UGC / K2 Productions

Storyline

A biopic dealing with the relation between French novelist Alexandre Dumas and Auguste Maquet, Dumas's ghostwriter (or "literary Negro" as the French said it back in the 18th and 19th century). The film takes place in February 1848. Alexandre Dumas is at the height of his fame.

Festivals & Academy awards and others

Berlin International Film Festival 2010
Berlinale Special

Releases

France (10 of January 2012)